In this course students continue to build foundational knowledge and understanding of oral health science concepts related to their integration into clinical dental hygiene services, oral health promotion and disease prevention. Topics focus on periodontology, oral microbiology and immunology, and pharmacology specific to the management of orofacial pain.
Course code: DHYG 2402
Length: 138 hours
PrerequisitesTerm 3 courses
CorequisitesDHYG 2403 and DHYG 2404.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.